The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 41 39 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 2 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.69% 3.07% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 3.86% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 1
Average salary £35,000 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
Security Testing
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
251 259 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 87.15% 79.45% 80.19%
Number of salaries quoted 218 223 272
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,769 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Peterborough region.

Security Testing Salary Trend in Peterborough

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Bug Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Qualys